Careers Advice

Coventry College supports all its students to develop the skills, knowledge, sense of identity, confidence, and resilience needed to achieve a positive and sustainable progression into your chosen career. Career planning is a journey, and the College will help you on every step of the way.

The Careers Team can provide information, advice and guidance on all aspects of careers including choosing a course, applying for higher education, looking for employment, writing a CV and preparing for interviews.

Students at Coventry College will have access to:

In addition, students’ will be invited to attend:

Students will also receive tutorials on:

Whether you’re looking for your first job or wanting to change career, there are a number of things you can do that can help you make the best decision. Firstly, get to know yourself – your strengths, values, interests and ambitions. Next, do your research on your chosen job – make sure you know as much as you can about what the job’s really like and if it’s the right job for you.

Finally, get some advice from a professional – there might be other options or funding schemes open to you that you didn’t know about. And it always helps to have someone impartial as a sounding board to check if you’re doing the right thing.